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  • From Poetry Magazine
    By Lindsay Garbutt

    The Reading List is a feature of Poetry magazine’s Editors’ Blog. This month contributors to the March 2016 issue share some books that...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    How do we move forward after the Charleston Massacre? DéLana R.A. Dameron at LARB regroups with Kwame Dawes to reflect on Charleston's "psychic...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Diriye Osman writes for The Huffington Post about "one of the most consistently thrilling poets at work today," Kwame Dawes. Osman looks at Dawes'...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Badilisha Poetry X-Change is a pioneering mobile site that brings the voices of African poets directly to the speaker of your cell phone. From...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    For the duration of the Olympic Games at Sochi this winter, Kwame Dawes's Olympic Poetry has been a feature. Read his poem that says...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    This weekend's New York Times Sunday Book Review included a few favorites from Major Jackson's reading list, including Mei-Mei Berssenbrugge's Hello, The Roses and...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Kwame Dawes, author of sixteen books of poetry and a 1986 alumnus of the University of Iowa’s International Writing Program (IWP), will host a...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    At the Poetry Foundation Ghana web site, Kwame Dawes pays tribute to Kofi Awooner, who was lost in the Westgate Mall attack in Nairobi,...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    The University of Nebraska reports that one of their own, Ghanaian-born Chancellor’s Professor of English and editor of Prairie Schooner Kwame Dawes, has earned...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    In celebration of the U.S. Women's Gymnastic Team's stunning victory yesterday, Kwame Dawes has written a poem entitled "The Gymnast." The fifth of a...

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